Written by Jeremy Shane
on Saturday, August 03 2013 and posted in News with Benefits
Zenimax showed off about twenty minutes of gameplay today, mostly in first person, of their new MMO Elder Scrolls Online.
There really hasn't been a ton of news coming out for the Elder Scrolls Online since E3. Really, even at E3, outside of the announcement the game was coming to next-gen consoles, we didn't find out anything new about the game. I did get hands on time with the game at E3, but it wasn't anything I could record and share, outside of my opinion of the gameplay, so this footage Bethesda live-streamed today from QuakeCon is the first official gameplay we've seen in a quite a while. It's also the first time we get a better look at the improved first person view.
(Note: Volume is a bit low, it was that way on the livestream as well.)
You'll get a (very) brief overview on character creation and skills and then they jump right in, showing off a bit of Morrowind, NPC interaction, and teaming up for a dungeon raid.
I could ramble on about my opinion, which essentially is that the game is looking alright, without blowing me away, but I'd rather know what you think about the game with what you've seen so far and has the new footage changed anything for you?
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About the Author - Jeremy Shane
Jeremy was born in a small mountain village of a strange foreign land called Weystvurginea. Banishment for liberal views saw him spend years wondering the east coast until he decided to bike to California. When he saw how long a trip it was, he drove instead. Now he's living it up in a low humidity climate, sometimes working on his photography and when not, he writes for us covering books (by way of his blog: Reading Realms), gaming, tv, movies, comics, conventions in the SoCal area, and creates a weekly webcomic: A Journey Through Skyrim. If you look for him offline, start in the L.A. area; online start at: www.jeremyshane.info for his profile and all the social networks he's on... or just follow him on twitter, he seems to be on there a lot: @jeremyshane.
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